Elon University and Women’s Basketball Coach Charlotte Smith agree to Extension Through 2020-21 Season

Posted by Press Release on September 14, 2016 at 10:56 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University Director of Athletics Dave Blank has announced that head women’s basketball coach Charlotte Smith, who has guided the Phoenix to back-to-back postseason appearances, has agreed to an extension through the 2020-21 season. “Coach Smith has done a great job with our women’s basketball program over her first five seasons on …Read the Rest…

CAA Announces 2016-17 Women’s Basketball League Schedule (Elon)

Posted by Press Release on September 7, 2016 at 7:50 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – The Colonial Athletic Association released its women’s basketball league schedule today, Sept. 7, for the 2016-17 season. The regular-season slate, which has all 10 teams facing each other at home and on the road in an 18-game schedule, opens on Monday, Jan. 2, and concludes on Wednesday, March 1. The schedule primarily …Read the Rest…


Big South releases 2016-17 women’s hoops schedule (HPU)

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The Big South Conference has released the women’s basketball slate for the 2016-17 season. The High Point University women’s basketball team opens the 18-game schedule at home on Jan. 3 against Winthrop. The conference schedule will once again feature a double-round robin slate with High Point playing each conference foe at …Read the Rest…

HPU women’s hoops reveals non-conference slate

Posted by Press Release on August 17, 2016 at 11:12 am under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Head coach DeUnna Hendrix of the High Point University women’s basketball program has announced the team’s non-conference schedule for the 2016-17 season. The non-conference schedule features three postseason qualifiers as well as three power-5 opponents. The Panthers return 95 percent of their scoring from last season including the Big South’s leading …Read the Rest…

College Basketball News – Guilford’s Anais Weatherly Lands All-State Honor

Posted by Press Release on June 30, 2016 at 10:54 am under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College junior Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) earned First Team All-State (College Division) recognition Wednesday from the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA). She was a second-team selection in 2015 and joins Gabby Oglesby ’14 as the two Quakers’ with multiple all-state commendations. The all-star units are comprised of basketball …Read the Rest…


HPU Women’s hoops promotes Hailey Yohn to assistant coach

Posted by Press Release on June 23, 2016 at 3:58 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Hailey Yohn has been promoted to High Point University women’s basketball assistant coach, head coach DeUnna Hendrix announced on Thursday. Yohn, a 2015 graduate of Coker College, moves to an assistant coach spot following a year as the program’s director of operations. “After a year of witnessing Hailey’s work ethic and …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Basketball to Play in 2016 Preseason WNIT

Posted by Press Release on May 13, 2016 at 11:39 am under College | Comments are off for this article

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – WNIT officials announced its 16-team 2016 Preseason WNIT field on Wednesday, May 11, which includes the Elon women’s basketball team. The event offers a three-game guarantee for all teams; matchups and game times will be announced in the next few weeks. After two straight appearances in the Postseason WNIT, this is …Read the Rest…

Women’s Basketball News – Guilford’s Flamini & Weatherly Honored by WBCA

Posted by Press Release on March 19, 2016 at 7:45 am under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

ATLANTA – Guilford College’s Stephanie Flamini was named the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s (WBCA) Region 5 Coach of the Year and Quakers’ junior Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) earned honorable mention NCAA Division III All-America recognition Friday night. Nominations and selections for both honors were made WBCA members. As regional coach of the year, Flamini …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix Falls to Hokies in WNIT First Round

Posted by Press Release on March 18, 2016 at 6:16 am under College | Comments are off for this article

BLACKSBURG, Va. – The Elon women’s basketball team led for over 20 minutes of the game but was not able to hold on for a victory in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT), falling at Virginia Tech, 68-59, tonight, March 17, in Cassell Coliseum. The Phoenix (18-12) went 24-of-64 from the …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Set for WNIT First Round at Virginia Tech

Posted by Press Release on March 16, 2016 at 12:00 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – For the second straight season, the Elon women’s basketball (18-12) team begins play in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) as the Phoenix travels to Blacksburg, Va., to take on Virginia Tech (17-13) in the first round on Thursday, March 17. Tip is set for 7 p.m. in Cassell Coliseum. Last Time …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball News – Guilford’s Weatherly Earns All-Region Recognition

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MINNEAPOLIS – Guilford College junior Anais Weatherly (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mt. Tabor) earned Second Team All-South Region women’s basketball honors from D3hoops.com Monday. NCAA Division III sports information directors from Virginia through Texas submitted nominees and voted for the South Region teams. First- and second-team all-region honorees are eligible for D3hoops.com’s annual All-America units, which will be …Read the Rest…


Elon WBB Accepts WNIT Bid; Plays at Virginia Tech

Posted by Press Release on March 15, 2016 at 6:35 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – After an 18-12 record this regular season, including an 11-7 mark in Colonial Athletic Association play, the Elon women’s basketball team has accepted an invitation to play in the 2016 Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT). Elon will play at Virginia Tech in the first round on Thursday, March 17, in Blacksburg, Va. …Read the Rest…

Last Second Basket Crowns Millbrook Women’s 4A State Champions – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on March 12, 2016 at 11:14 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Last Second Basket Crowns Millbrook Women’s 4A State Champions For the first time in school history, the Northwest Guilford Lady Vikings advanced to the state championship game played in the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill on Saturday night. The Vikings faced a Raleigh Millbrook team who was (29-2) on the season, compared to …Read the Rest…

Lady Vikings Beat Southwest Guilford, Headed to State Championship – Wyatt Smith Reporting

Posted by Wyatt Smith on March 5, 2016 at 9:46 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Lady Vikings Beat Southwest Guilford, Headed to State Championship Guilford County Schools and the Piedmont Triad 4A Conference were well represented Saturday night in Fleming Gymnasium on the campus of UNCG for the Women’s 4A West Regional Final. The undefeated Northwest Guilford Vikings took on the Southwest Cowgirls for the NCHSAA Women’s 4A West Regional …Read the Rest…

Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 61, Mt. Union 57 (NCAA Tournament 1st Round)

Posted by Press Release on March 4, 2016 at 8:21 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – Guilford College rallied from a 12-point second-quarter deficit for a 61-57 win over the University of Mount Union Friday night in a first-round NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Tournament game. Guilford outscored the Purple Raiders, 20-12, in the fourth quarter and closed the game on an 11-3 run. The Quakers (22-5) …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB wraps up regular season at UNC Asheville

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball team brings its 2015-16 regular season to a close at UNC Asheville on Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Justice Center. Live Stats | Live Video | Live Audio | Game Notes The Panthers (11-17, 10-9) will be the No. 6 seed in next week’s …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Wins Over Tribe in Regular-Season Finale

Posted by Press Release on March 3, 2016 at 6:21 am under College | Comments are off for this article

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – Off a season-high 54 percent field goal percentage, the Elon women’s basketball team closed out the regular season on top with a 74-64 win at William & Mary tonight, March 2, in Kaplan Arena. The Phoenix (18-11, 11-7 CAA) finished 27-of-50 from the field for the season-high mark, including a season-high 53.3 …Read the Rest…


High Point WBB drops heartbreaker to Campbell, 68-65

Posted by Press Release on March 2, 2016 at 6:19 am under College | Comments are off for this article

• Freshman Emma Bockrath tallied 20 points on 7-16 shooting on the night as she grabbed six rebounds. • Sophomore Kat Harris added 19 points while knocking down all seven of her free-throw attempts. • High Point concludes its regular season at UNC Asheville on Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Justice Center. HIGH POINT, …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball News – Guilford Earns NCAA Tournament Berth

Posted by Press Release on March 1, 2016 at 4:18 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GUILFORD RECEIVES NCAA DIVISION III WOMEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYOFF BID Quakers open play this weekend at Thomas More College in Crestview Hills, Ky. GUILFORD’S INVITATION: By virtue of its 21-5 overall record and standing in the NCAA Division III South Region Rankings, Guilford College’s women’s basketball team received one of 20 at-large bids to the NCAA …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Duo to Participate in “So You Want To Be A Coach” Program

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ATLANTA – The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) announced on March 1 its 14th annual WBCA “So You Want To Be A Coach” program. Elon women’s basketball seniors Josepha Mbouma and Nicole Razor are two of 75 current players selected to participate in the three-day workshop held April 1 – 3 in conjunction with the …Read the Rest…